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admonishverb [T]

us   /ədˈmɑn·ɪʃ, æd-/
to warn someone not to do something, usually in a kind way, or to tell someone to do something: His mother admonished him for eating too quickly.
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noun [C] us   /ˌæd·məˈnɪʃ·ən/ also admonishment, /ədˈmɑn·ɪʃ·mənt, æd-/
As I left I heard my husband’s admonition – "Don’t be late."
(Definition of admonish from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “admonish”
in Spanish amonestar…
in Vietnamese khiển trách…
in Malaysian menegur…
in Thai ตักเตือน…
in French réprimander…
in German ermahnen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 告诫, 警告, 责备…
in Turkish hafif bir dille azarlamak, uyarmak, ikaz etmek…
in Russian журить…
in Indonesian mengecam, memperingatkan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 告誡, 警告, 責備…
in Polish upominać…
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